This article from The Guardian addresses some of the problems faced by LGBT Russians at home and as they wait to file for asylum in the U.S.
In this article, NPR delves into programs aimed to lower the birth rate in Niger, an impoverished country with exploding population, by bringing men into the conversation about family planning.
This Huffington Post piece points out that the President’s deferred action for parents and spouses of U.S. citizens does little for the many LGBT immigrants in the country, many of whom fear returning to their homophobic home countries.
Authoritarian regimes around the world are reacting with schadenfreude at the news of the conflict in Ferguson. The Guardian reports.
“If perplexed whites want help understanding the present unrest in Ferguson, nearly all will need to travel well beyond their current social circles.” Read the story here.